The Samsung GALAXY Note 10.1 Inspires a Culture of Active Content
Creation, Productivity, and Learning
MISSISSAUGA, ON, Sept. 21, 2012 /CNW/ - Samsung Canada, today announced
that the highly anticipated GALAXY Note 10.1 is now available in the
Canadian marketplace. The device is available for purchase at
authorized retail partners across Canada.
The GALAXY Note 10.1 extends the GALAXY Note category, building on the
success of last year's worldwide hit smartphone - and delivering the
functionality and precision of a pen and paper by combining the S Pen
with a 10.1-inch large display. Featuring an advanced S Pen with 1,024
levels of sensitivity, GALAXY Note 10.1 is designed for natural and
intuitive content creation.
"The Samsung GALAXY Note 10.1 enables users to create content anytime,
anywhere with the value added S-Pen," said Paul Brannen, Vice
President, Enterprise Business Solutions, Samsung Canada. "The S Pen
offers active content creation and productivity, while the Note 10.1 is
the ideal screen size to consume multimedia - whether watching videos
or looking at files on-the-go. This truly provides Canadians with a
unique and true multitasking experience."
True Multitasking with Multiscreen Feature
With GALAXY Note 10.1's Multiscreen feature, users can effortlessly
utilize two different applications side-by-side simultaneously for true
and easy multitasking. Users can view Web pages or videos, or launch
other applications while writing or sketching ideas with the S Pen on
the other half of the screen - no need to toggle back and forth between
The Galaxy Note 10.1 features applications to meet the increasing needs
of a growing mobile workforce, from interfacing with customers to
creative sharing. Featured applications include: S Note, Internet
Browser, Video Player, Email, Gallery and Polaris Office.
S Pen & S Note - Make it Personal
The S Note application is a unique tool that gives users the ability to
combine notes and sketches with other digital content in ready-to-use
templates. Shape Match converts hand-drawn shapes such a square and
lines into clean and perfect versions - perfect for creating charts and
formula Match can actually solve formulas hand-written with the S Pen.
The S Pen is embedded directly into a slot in the device and when
removed, activates a taskbar with quick access to optimized S Pen apps
such as S Note, Adobe® Photoshop® Touch and Polaris Office
Alternatively, users can easily set their preferred application to be
S Note is also integrated with knowledge search engines so that users
can search for content, obtain information, and easily drag and drop
content onto S Notes without having to switch between screens.
Adobe Photoshop Touch - Edit Photos Like Never Before
Adobe® Photoshop® Touch, is preloaded on the GALAXY Note 10.1 and is
optimized for S Pen, enabling users to control brush size and opacity
by just adjusting the pressure of the pen on the screen. Users can also
use popular Photoshop features such as layers, selection tools,
adjustments, and filters to create mind-blowing images, or use the high
quality GALAXY Note 10.1 camera to fill an area on a layer with the
unique camera fill feature. With Photoshop Touch, it's also a snap to
add or remove people or objects from a photo, or blend two photos
Photoshop Touch is integrated with Adobe Creative Cloud providing users free access to powerful file syncing and sharing
features and 2GB of storage space. Files can be synched to the Creative
Cloud and opened in Photoshop on the desktop or laptop for further
The Ultimate Experience
Samsung is adding even more value to the Note 10.1 through a range of
partners with featured applications on the device:
To allow seamless collaboration with others, the GALAXY Note 10.1 offers
a free two-year subscription to Dropbox, giving users 50 GB of storage
space - a $100 value.**
Samsung Smart Remote, powered by Peel, utilizes the built-in IR emitter
in the GALAXY Note 10.1 to transform the device into a sophisticated
universal remote control that can control an entire home entertainment
system and even recommend programs.
Finally, Polaris Office lets provides robust word processing,
spreadsheet and presentation capabilities, while S Pen support makes it
a snap to mark up and annotate documents.
Pricing and Availability
GALAXY Note 10.1 will be available for $499 MSRP at major Canadian
retail partners beginning September 21st, 2012.
For additional information, please visit www.samsung.com.
Samsung GALAXY Note 10.1 Product Specifications
Processor: 1.4 GHz quad-core processor with 2 GB RAM
Display: 255.8mm (10.1") WXGA(1280x800) LCD + Digitizer
OS: Android 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich)
Camera: Main (Rear): 5 Megapixel Auto Focus Camera with LED Flash and Sub
(Front): 1.9 Megapixel VT Camera
Video: Full HD(1080p) Playback & HD Recording
Audio: Music Player with SoundAlive and a 3.5mm Ear Jack
Memory: 32GB User Memory + MicroSD Expansion Slot (up to 32 GB)
Dimensions: 262 x 180 x 8.9, 597g
Battery: Standard battery, Li-ion 7,000mAh
＊ All functionality, features, specifications and other product
information provided in this document including, but not limited to,
the benefits, design, pricing, components, performance, availability,
and capabilities of the product are subject to change without notice or
* *See www.dropbox.com/help/338 for terms and conditions of Dropbox offer.
Adobe and Photoshop are either registered trademarks or trademarks of
Adobe Systems Incorporated in the United States and/or other countries
About Samsung Electronics Canada Inc.
Samsung Electronics Canada delivers unrivalled consumer experiences.
Samsung enables Canadians to pursue their passions by offering a broad
range of award-winning digital consumer electronics, IT,
telecommunications and home appliance products. The Canadian arm
upholds Samsung's global mission to provide consumers with innovative
digital convergence products that possess exceptional technology,
quality, features, performance and value. As a result of its commitment
to innovation and unique design, Samsung has become one of the most
decorated brands in the electronics industry. The company was ranked
#17 in BusinessWeek/Interbrand "100 Best Global Brands" and was named
as one of Fast Company's "50 Most Innovative Companies of 2011."
SOURCE: Samsung Electronics Canada
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